Federal Judge Suspends Overtime Rule Changes

Judge Mazzant’s order does not pass judgment on whether more workers should receive overtime pay; it only says that Congress, not a Cabinet department, is likely the appropriate venue to make major changes on who is eligible for overtime pay and how eligibility is calculated under existing law.

Nonprofit Wage Ghettos and What We Should Do about Them

There are whole fields of nonprofit endeavor that, as currently structured, are dependent on paying below a living wage. It should come as no surprise that the workforces that fall under this category consist predominantly of women and people of color. And people with disabilities have their very own sanctioned subminimum wage ghetto.